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Re: de4x5 is_not_dec



On Wed, Oct 20, 1999 at 04:08:15PM +0100, Hugh Denman wrote:
> Hi all,
> 
> I have a Kingston PCI NIC, using the dec 2114 chipset. When I try to
> install debian, I'm told that I need to specify is_not_dec = 1 to modprobe.
> Unfortunately, I'm told that the symbol is_not_dec is not defined in
> de4x5.o. I grepped for is_not_dec in all the .o files, and had a look with
> ae; no sign of it. So I can't get /dev/eth0 up, which means I can't install
> debian.

What's your kernel version??????????????

If you have the 2.2.12 version, watch /usr/src/linux/drivers/net/de4x5.c
you'll see its now the opposite of what you said:
    dec_only = 1 IF it is written, otherwhile assuming default = 0.
    
JY
-- 
Jean-Yves F. Barbier <jybarbier@wanadoo.fr>
 Debug is human, de-fix divine.


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